Dr. Wayne Tilson, left, and charge nurse Bill Putren point out the new, thicker mattresses on an emergency room bed during an open house Thursday at Valley Hospital. Improvements and additional staff training are designed to make the ER more senior-friendly.
Nov. 12, 2013 in Features, Health on Page C1
Bigger mattresses are a big deal in Valley Hospital’s emergency department, as part of its effort to create a “senior-friendly” ER. At 5 inches thick, the mattresses – replacing the …